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Liverpool won the opening match of Premier League 2019/20

Liverpool won the opening match of Premier League 2019/20

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool beat Norwich 4-1 in the first round of the 2019-2020 season on August 9th.

Score: Hanley (own-goal) 7 ’, Salah 19’, Van Dijk 28 ’, Divock Origi 42’ - Pukki 63 ’.

With the goal of taking all three points out of the army, Liverpool came out with a very strong offensive lineup. It didn't take much time, on the 7th minute the opening goal came to The Kop. In the cross-over effort of Origi, captain Grant Hanle on the Norwich side broke the ball into the net.

After opening the scoring, Liverpool players continued to increase pressure on Norwich City. The successes of the game were continuously created, and the 19th minute of the second goal came to Liverpool after a superb finish from Mohamed Salah.

Salah was very active on The Kop's attack, not only scoring goals, but in the 28th minute he also made a corner kick that could not be better, thereby giving Van Dijk a high turn to give Liverpool the lead. 3-0. Before the end of the first half, Origi was able to speak up for a 4-0 score for the Merseyside Reds.

Entering the second half, Liverpool continued to control the game but did not attack violently like in the first 45 minutes. Meanwhile, Norwich played better. After several unsuccessful attacks, the 1-4 downside draw came to Norwich in the 62nd minute after Pukki's offside goal was scored.

In the remaining minutes, Liverpool controlled the situation on the pitch and created more opportunities. However, the fifth goal could not reach The Kop and ended the match with a 4-1 victory.

With this victory, Liverpool has created an impressive momentum for the goal of this year's Premier League championship.

Squad:

Liverpool: Alisson (Adrian 39 ’), Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson, Henderson, Fabinho, Wijnaldum, Mohamed Salah, Firmino (Milner 86’), Origi (Mane 74 ’).

Norwich City: Krul, Aarons, Hanley, Godfrey, Lewis, McLean, Trybull (Hernandez 70 ’), Emi, Stiepermann (Leitner 58’), Cantwell, Pukki (Drmic 83 ’).